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Keighley witness appeal after man arrested for suspected firearms offence
10:00am Saturday 31st August 2013 in News
Police are appealing for witnesses after a man was allegedly seen with an air rifle in Keighley.
Airedale and North Bradford CID would like to speak to anyone who has details about the incident which occurred on Thursday August 28 in the Queens Road - Ingrow area between 1.50pm and 2.30pm.
Officers were called to the scene after a man was reported to have been seen in public with an air weapon and causing distress.
A spokesman for the police today said: “Following enquiries a 41-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of possession of an imitation firearm with intent to cause fear of violence.
"He was later charged with the offence and will appear in court in September.
“Anyone who has information is asked to contact Airedale and North Bradford CID on the 101 number.”